School Governance

Staff Professional Development in a Technological Age. Are We Using the Technology Effectively?

Staff Professional Development in a Technological Age. Are we Using the Technology Effectively? As a young deputy princi...

The Board or Not the Board? That is the Question (With Apologies to the Bard)

Over the years, there have been ongoing discussions about the differences and the responsibilities and accountabilities ...

CompliSpace’s Submission to the NSW Office of the Children’s Guardian on Regulating Child Safe Organisations Discussion Paper (Part One)

The Office of the Children’s Guardian (OCG) is considering the benefits of regulating child safe standards in New South ...

New Whistleblower Obligations Start on 1 July 2019

What is the New “Whistleblower Legislation”? The Commonwealth Government has introduced changes to the Corporations Act ...

Failure of School Boards: One of 12 Key Risks

CompliSpace has published a white paper that identifies what we have determined to be the 12 Key Risks for school boards...

Student Activism and a School’s Duty of Care (Part Two)

This is the second part of a two-part series exploring how student activism and protesting can impact a school’s duty of...

Students who are MIA at the Start of the School Year

A New School Year Dawns Students who fail to attend school at the commencement of the academic year because they have be...

Student Activism and a School’s Duty of Care (Part One)

Student Activism Principals and school leaders are often tasked with striking a balance between carrying out their respo...

The Cost of Being Compliant is Minimal Compared to the Costs of Being Caught Out!

For many organisations, especially those in highly regulated industries such as financial services, education and health...

Violence, Workplace Bullying and Stress - All in a Day's Work for a Teacher

Work health and safety laws around Australia impose obligations on schools to manage hazards at work and identify and co...